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Ernest Thompson Seton

Ernest Thompson Seton was an author, wildlife artist, founder of the Woodcraft Indians in 1902 and one of the founding pioneers of the Boy Scouts of America in 1910. Seton also influenced Lord Baden-Powell, the founder of one of the first Scouting organization. His notable books related to Scouting include The Birch Bark Roll and the Boy Scout Handbook. He is responsible for the appropriation and incorporation of what he believed to be American Indian... Read More

BornAugust 14, 1860
South Shields, County Durham, England, United Kingdom
DiedOctober 23, 1946 (aged 86)
Seton Village, New Mexico, United States
Other names"Ernest Evan Thompson", "Ernest Seton-Thompson", "Black Wolf", "Chief"
OccupationAuthor, wildlife artist
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